Vancouver’s National Day of Action on the Overdose Crisis
TUESDAY, APRIL 16th:
-The “New Orleans style” Processional Parade(costumes recommended ) with brass band , performance artists and DIY floats will leave Insite at 11:15 am and make its way to the Vancouver Art Gallery .When the parade arrives at the Gallery there will be info kiosks from various User Groups, a panel discussion on Safe Supply and decriminalization followed by a Press Conference.
This year we are fortunate to have members from the Podcast “Crackdown” as well as a booth from Capud’s “speakers corner ” project “Prohibition Transmission!” and much more!
JOIN us in the Parade or enter your float in the float making challenge..(prizes for team,individual and organisations). please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com. if you can volunteer with the art groups or at the gallery and or Insite the day of!
We are hosting Art and Design groups for the Parade every Thursday for the next three weeks from 2-5 at Capud’s offfice at 46 East Hastings . If you want to participate in the Parade but could use a few ideas, the art group is the place to go!! the final group will be on the 15th from 2-5 pm at 46 East Hastings . Some materials are supplied but we recommend bringing what you need along with your creativity!
Personal Story with Allen K: Overcoming Addiction
Allen shares his personal story of opiate addiction and how he overcame the odds and found recovery, being a parent free from addiction.
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Talk Recovery airs live every Thursday at noon on 100.5 FM, Vancouver Coop Radio. Last Door produces a weekly radio show having having conversations about the many pathways to addiction recovery. To end stigma we must continue to talk about recovery. Each week addiction recovery experts from around the world join us for an hour. Talk Recovery is in its 5th Season, thank you to all our weekly listeners and guests. Show ideas? email firstname.lastname@example.org